Protesters march on mayor’s mansion in NYC as criticism grows against Bill de Blasio
New York City protests (screengrab)

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has been highly criticized for his response to the protests against police violence.

The mayor has been criticized by protesters and the press for violence inflicted by the New York Police Department.

President Donald Trump has repeatedly blasted the city's response.

Meanwhile, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) also criticized the mayor, for not doing his job.

Here are some of the scenes of protesters marching on Gracie Mansion, the official residence of the mayor of NYC. Built in 1799, NYPD is trying to protect the building.